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Jacques-Laurent Agasse, 1767–1849, Swiss, active in Britain (from 1800)

Studies of Flowers

Former Title(s):

Summer Flowers

Oil on canvas
Support (PTG): 19 1/4 x 33 inches (48.9 x 83.8 cm)

Signed and dated, lower left: "J.L.A. 48."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
botany | flowers (plants) | leaves | science | still life | study (visual work)
Not on view

Cassandra Albinson, Dalou in England, Portraits of womanhood, 1871-1879 [Exhibition Labels] , 2009, p. 3, 7, V 2152

Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 12-13, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Jessica David, Agasse in England, 2009, V 2245 (YCBA) Delivered as a paper at the Yale Center for British Art Research Seminar, October 5, 2009.

Jessica David, Jacques Laurent Agasse (1767-1849), An investigation of his painting practice and an overview of his career , British Art Journal, Vol. XII, Autumn 2011, pp. 44-53, fig. 1, 11, N6761 + B74 12:2 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 38 (v.1), no. 130, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 201 (v.1), no. 384, pl. 9, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

J. H. Plumb, The pursuit of happiness : a view of life in Georgian England : an exhibition selected from the Paul Mellon collection, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1977, pp. 61, 126, no. 142, N6766 Y34 1977 (YCBA)

Sotheby's sale catalogue : Catalogue of eighteenth and nineteenth century drawings and paintings : 22 November 1961, Sotheby's, London, November 22, 1961, p. 28, lot no. 125, Auction Catalogues (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965. , vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, p. 1 (v.1), no. 2, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)

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